UCT SUMMER SCHOOL 2019 SNEAK PREVIEW
All the intellectual stimulation of university study without the exams or entrance requirements! UCT's annual Summer School (7–25 January 2019) offers 113 short courses on everything from astronomy to zoology, music to current affairs. Discover the mysteries behind the human genome, neuroscience, spaceflight, sharks and the 1918 flu. Explore Islamic philosophy, land reform, Eastern Europe, great literature and famous art. Courses on wild bees, the scourge of plastic in the ocean, the Bloomsbury group, predicting the 2019 election, populism, the Silk Road, the Romanovs, SARS and organised crime. Listen to outstanding lecturers like Max du Preez, Mandy Wiener, Magda Wierzycka, Thuli Madolnsela and Colin Bundy. Join the festival of learning.